The Bluetooth-enabled A Little Thunder V2 is the smartest guitar pickup ever

(Image credit: A Little Thunder)

We’re already wholly impressed by A Little Thunder, the Andy Alt-designed pickup that allows electric guitar players to add bass frequencies to a signal via a standard-sized humbucker.

Now it appears that Alt is shipping A Little Thunder V2, which Guitar World first reported on last year, and the update looks to be incredibly cool.

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Richard Bienstock

Rich is the co-author of the best-selling Nöthin' But a Good Time: The Uncensored History of the '80s Hard Rock Explosion. He is also a recording and performing musician, and a former editor of Guitar World magazine and executive editor of Guitar Aficionado magazine. He has authored several additional books, among them Kurt Cobain: Montage of Heck, the companion to the documentary of the same name.